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Interpretations and Actions: August 2016

Vol. 29, No. 8


CRA Decisions

Letter No. Topic
174 (PDF) Application to merge American Chartered Bank, Schaumburg, Illinois, into MB Financial Bank, National Association, Chicago, Illinois 07/19/2016

Conditional Approvals

Letter No. Topic
1157 (PDF) Applications by Home Federal Savings and Loan Association of Collinsville, Collinsville, Illinois, to convert to a federally chartered stock savings association and to make a capital distribution, and to waive 12 CFR 192.345 and 192.345(b) to the extent requested (Control Number 2016-HQ-147043), 05/12/2016
1158 (PDF) Applications by Flagstar Bank, FSB, Troy Michigan, to establish three operating subsidiaries (Control Numbers 2016-HQ-Subs&Equities-146362, 146363, and 146364), 07/26/2016

Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Performance Evaluations

See OCC News Release 2016-90 announcing all CRA performance evaluations that became public from July 1, 2016 through July 31, 2016. A search of all public CRA evaluations can be done at

Final Enforcement Actions

See OCC News Release 2016-97 announcing the availability of enforcement actions. All final enforcement actions are searchable at

PLEASE NOTE: Interpretive Letters and No-Objection Letters reflect the views of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency’s (OCC) legal staff. Corporate Decisions, CRA Decisions and Conditional Approvals are from the office of Licensing Activities. The Community Development Investment Letters are from the office of Community Affairs. The Supervisory Conditions Letters are from the Special Supervision Division. The list of CRA Ratings is from the Communications Division.

You can obtain copies of CRA evaluations or enforcement actions by writing to the Freedom of Information Act Officer, Disclosure Services, Communications Division, OCC, 400 7th Street, SW, Suite 3E-218, Washington, DC 20219. You may also submit a request electronically at the OCC’s online FOIA site, Please provide all identifying information when requesting documents. You may also contact the bank directly for copies of the CRA evaluations.

The OCC publishes INTERPRETATIONS AND ACTIONS monthly. Send suggestions, comments or questions to Jacqueline England, Disclosure Services, Communications Division, OCC, 400 7th Street, SW, Suite 3E-218, Washington, DC 20219.